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HER Number:MDV124618
Name:Trough and gatepost, Higher Hisley Farm


Drinking trough and gatepost recorded at Higher Hisley Farm.


Grid Reference:SX 781 805
Map Sheet:SX78SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishLustleigh
Ecclesiastical ParishLUSTLEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GATE PIER (Constructed, XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD? to 1840 AD (Between))
  • TROUGH (Constructed, XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD? to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

Natural England Volunteers, 2009-2015, Natural England Volunteer Archaeological Survey, H19 (Worksheet). SDV350591.

Visited 13/11/2015. Drinking trough and gatepost recorded at SX 78103 80583, Higher Hisley Farm. Long shallow drinking trough with slit on right hand corner. Measures 0.5 metres high by 1.5 metres long by 15 centimetres deep.
Also 2.0 metre high gatepost: looks like menhir or cross without the cross piece. No tare and feather, iron gate nooks in situ – 1.5 metres from bottom hanger to top hanger. Features on edge of farm drive, next to each other. Photographed.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV350591Worksheet: Natural England Volunteers. 2009-2015. Natural England Volunteer Archaeological Survey. Natural England Archaeological Survey. Worksheet. H19. [Mapped feature: #114969 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV109541Part of: Higher Hisley Farmstead, Lustleigh (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6071 - East Devon Natural Nature Reserve and surrounds Archaeological Survey

Date Last Edited:Jan 15 2019 1:11PM